Another open source notes system out of China – similar to LogSeq:
From the README:
Is SiYuan right for me? Or how should I choose note-taking software?
This question varies from person to person and is difficult to answer uniformly. If you’re not sure if Siyuan is right for you, here are some suggestions:
- If you need to frequently share notes or edit collaboratively with others, and need the data table function, it is recommended to use:
- If you like to use plain text Markdown files to store your notes, it is recommended to use:
How does SiYuan store data?
The data is saved in the workspace folder (the default is in the user’s home directory Documents/SiYuan, which can be modified in Settings - About), in the workspace data folder:
assetsare used to save all inserted asset files
templatesare used to save template snippets
widgetsare used to save widgets
emojisare used to save emoji images
- The rest of the folders are the notebook folders created by the user, files with the suffix of
.syin the notebook folder are used to save the document data, and the data format is JSON